Weidner Properties spent $23.5 million on the 216-unit Quail Landing apartment community, 14200 N. May Ave. This is Weidner’s second purchase this year. "I think its important that people understand how critical MAPS is to bringing outside investment into Oklahoma City.”
The 100 new jobs at Pratt & Whitney are likely the beginning of aviation-related announcements in 2019 and into 2020.
The CVB has an array of free services it can provide to help residents recruit meetings and conventions to OKC.
With the recent American Airlines announcement that non-stop service to Miami from OKC begins later this year, 24 destination cities now have such flights.
“We're creating clusters around companies like bioscience, aerospace and defense, energy, and we have a really robust economy. There’s a lot more activity, whether it's venture capital investments, accelerator and incubator programs or things that make it easier for entrepreneurs to grow."
When SYNQ3 Restaurant Solutions opened their Oklahoma City branch in October 2018, the CEO, Steve Bigari, projected that the company would hire 300 OKC-based telecommute employees in 2019.
The U.S. Small Business Administration's Office of Advocacy is hosting a regional roundtable discussion in OKC on regulatory reform to get feedback on regulatory burdens from small business leaders.
The recently released 2018 State Ranking of Worker Compensation Premium Costs showed Oklahoma has improved its workers’ compensation premiums by 20 places out of the 51 states and territories measured since 2010.